Roy Rogers, posing as The Carson City Kid, is seeking vengeance on Morgan Reynolds (Bob Steele), the man who killed his brother. To find Reynolds in the gold towns, he systematically stops stagecoaches and goes through the mail, hoping to find letters addressed to Reynolds and thusly learn his whereabouts. Thus "The Kid" earns the reputation of a stagecoach robber, although he never takes anything, and the reputation is enhanced by the fact that he travels with Laramie (Francis... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Romance, Roy Rogers, George Hayes, Bob Steele
This really isn't a mystery. Rather it's a behind the scenes farce about the making of a gangster movie. Directed by R Reeves Eason. Released in 1934. Complete print. a.k.a. "Hollywood Hoodlum" favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: farce, Hollywood, pre code, gangsters, June Clyde, Frank Albertson, Jose Crespo
Dr. Brooks is captured by followers of Zar, God of the Jeweled Fingers and Tarzan (Buster Crabbe) sets out to save him. AFter seeing a picture of Brooks daughter Mary (Julie Bishop) Tarzan is captivated and sets out to find her. One of the guides is carrying a telegram offering a reward for Tarzan, dead or alive. The guides are also after the Treasure of Zar in the Lost City. - Release Date: 08/11/1933 Mystic Nights Videos The complete, original 12-chapter serial version is considered to be a... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Buster Crabbe, Julie Bishop, E. Alyn Warren, Edward Woods, Philo McCullough, Matthew Betz, Frank...
An insurance appraiser (Norman Foster) falls for the spoiled niece (Evalyn Knapp) of an industrialist involved in insurance fraud. There is a strong reference to the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory tragedy. Directed by Bert P Lynwood. Released in 1935. a.k.a. "Firetrap" Complete print. CAST NOTE: Foster and Knapp also costar in the highly regarded "Ladies Crave Excitement," which is available here at IA. favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Dramas, crime dramas, the Triangle fire, Norman Foster, Evalyn Knapp, Sidney Blackmer
Cecil B Demille's silent feature film version of Owen Wister's novel "The Virginian" starring Dustin Farnum. A cowboy romances the local school teacher and helps apprehend a gang of cattle rustlers. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: cecil b demille, jess lasky, paramount, famous players, silent film, feature film, western, dustin...
An American working for an oil company in Mexico shoots a man suspected of stealing the payroll; later, he fears that the man was innocent. The IMDB entry is here. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Mexico, drama
Hopefully, this file represents an upgrade in image quality to the others available on the Archive.from Wikipedia;Boys of the City is a 1940 black-and-white comedy/thriller film directed by Joseph H. Lewis. It is the second East Side Kids film and the first to star Bobby Jordan, Leo Gorcey, and Ernest Morrison. This film was a direct follow-up to East Side Kids.After completing the pilot film for the series, producer Sam Katzman was able to convince former Dead End Kids Bobby... favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: East Side Kids, Leo Gorcey, Bobby Jordan, Sunshine Sammy Morrison, Dave O'Brien, Monogram Pictures,...
Officer O' Brien 1930 William Boyd, Ernest Torrence, Dorothy Sebastian, Russell Gleason favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Officer O' Brien, 1930, William Boyd, Ernest Torrence, Dorothy Sebastian, Russell Gleason
A cold war suspense drama costarring Dennis Price and Peggy Ann Garner. This is a TV movie filmed in West Germany by a German production company, and with a mostly German supporting cast. The opening and closing scenes appear to have been shot separately and added later, possibly for its US release. The most interesting aspect of this film is the peculiar nature of its production. Directed by Lawrence Huntington Released in 1954 CAST NOTE: Dennis Price is probably best known for starring in the... favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: suspense dramas, cold war, Dennis Price, Peggy Ann Garner
A hotshot reporter saves a failing newspaper while personally fighting alcoholism. Directed by Norman Hudson. Released in 1932. Possibly a 2nd-release edit favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: dramas, newspapers, scandal sheets, pre code, Lila Lee, Walter Dyron, Tully Marshall
An African Jungle adventure with a guy in a gorilla suit; an underweight Tarzan clone; a jungle girl; chimps; a visiting tiger; ethnically confused African natives; and lots of stock footage. Don't ask about the screenplay. Directed by Robert Emmett Tansey. Released in 1950. Complete print. favorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: adventures, jungle adventures, gorilla suits, Don Harvey, Forrest Taylor, Alyce Lewis, Tamba (the...
Billy the Kid (Buster Crabbe) learns that someone in Red Rock is impersonating him, causing a warrant to be issued for his arrest. On the way there he and Fuzzy Jones (Al St. John) witness a hold-up by a gang of outlaws led by Kate Shelly (Maxine Leslie) and Billy decides to join the gang in order to clear his name. favorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Billy the Kid, Buster Crabbe
David Ross (Earl Dwire) organizes the ranchers into a vigilante group to rid the town of outlaws. The plan succeeds but the trouble starts when some of the men form a new vigilante group and posing as the original one plunder for loot. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Western
Gambler Angela (Patricia Medina) supports her drunken father, 'Doc' Medley (Henry Hull), and runs around with the gunslinger Slinger (Gerald Mohr). But she really loves the new doctor in town Dr. Bruce Merritt (Richard Denning)–and the inevitable showdown looms. favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Western
bySol Lesser Productions, Directed by Howard Bretherton
Ralph Bellamy finally gets the girl in this one. Wild Brian Kent is a man of wealth who has squandered his life and his money away and never done a bit of productive work in his life . . . until he meets Betty Prentice (Mae Clarke) and helps her save her ranch. favorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Ralph Bellamy, Mae Clarke, Helen Lowell, Stanley Andrews
A government agent falsely accused of murdering a professor takes the identity of "The Puma", a Mexican vigilante leader, to hide his real identity and find the actual killers. favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: western
Parker (LeRoy Mason) steals cattle from the cattlemen and blames it on the turpentiners. Then he incites the cattlemen to burn down the turpentiners trees. When Gene finds the rustled cattle he tries to kill him. Failing, he kills both Gene's father (Charles Middleton) and Bayliss Baynum (Russell Simpson) and has Gene arrested for Baynum's murder. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Gene Autry
During the first world war, a young American woman's boat is torpedoed by a German U-Boat. When she manages to return to her ancestral country of France, she witnesses the German atrocities first hand.This is Wallace Beery's first screen appearance (he plays a German soldier)Stars: Mary Pickford, Jack Holt, Hobart Bosworth, Ben AlexanderDirected by Cecil B DemilleAn Artcraft Picture favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: war, world war I, first world war, france, germany, america, u boat, torpedo, silent film, feture...
Roy Rogers plays the son of a late Congressman who fought on behalf of the small ranchers who are being starved out because of the dam the water power company has built and the exorbitant rates being charged. This was the first Movie that Leonard Sly starred in as Roy Rogers favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Romance, Roy Rogers
Insurance Agent Ted Sanders (Bob Custer) has been called in to investigate a robbery and murder. A deputy (Ed Cassidy) also arrives to investigate. But unknown to Ted, the Deputy is a fake and actually part of the gang. The fake plants some of the money in Ted's room so he can arrest him. Then with the help of the gang he plans to finish Ted off. favorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Rin Tin Tin Jr.
John Carradine is an insane Nazi scientist and Veda Ann Borg is his zombie wife in an old house cluttered with the walking dead. Happily Mantan Moreland is on hand to make nonsense of all this. Actually it's a disguised remake of "King of the Zombies," which also features Mantan, and also is here at IA in the Feature Films Collection. Directed by Steve Sekely. Released in 1943. a.k.a. "The Corpse Vanished" (UK). Complete print NOTE: Mantan Moreland films here at IA:... favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: comedies, horror, zombies, John Carradine, Mantan Moreland, Robert Lowery, Veda Ann Borg, Gale...
"Song of Old Wyoming" is the first of a series of B-Westerns, starring Eddie Dean and filmed in Cinecolor by Poverty Row studio, PRC. A total of five were produced in color.The story is that Eddie Dean was upstaged in this first of the series by newcomer, Al (soon to be known as "Lash") LaRue. LaRue couldn't sing like Eddie Dean, who was the most mellifluous of cowboy singers. Dean also co-wrote two of the films three songs.Prolific B-movie producer-director, Robert Emmett... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Feature films, B-Westerns, Eddie Dean, Lash LaRue, Robert Emmett Tansey, Sarah Padden, Jennifer...
Loosely based on the autobiography of NY Police captain Cornelius W. "The Gang Buster" Willemse. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Norman Foster, Judith Allen, Sidney Blackmer, J. Carrol Naish
Yet another poverty row jungle girl adventure to add to your collection. Directed by Steve Sekely. Released in 1947. some missing frames. TRIVIA: A clip from this film is in "It Came From Hollywood" (1982) favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: adventures, jungle jills, Leif Erickson, Gale Sherwood, Veda Ann Borg, Frank Jenks
Rancher Reynolds (Frank LaRue) has fired his men and hired killers and is now using a crooked land deal to put the other ranchers off their land. Calico (Horace Murphy) finds the reason why when he runs into his old nemesis Porter (Ed Cassidy). favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Johnny Mack Brown
Cowboy Larry O'Day (Bob Steele) and his sidekick Lucky Smith (Don Barclay) happen upon a distraught Barbara Hartwell (Harley Wood), who is about to be arrested for the murder of her uncle. With Barbara behind bars, Larry is determined to find the real killer and soon finds himself in the middle of a mystery involving crazed German entomologists and a smuggling ring bringing Chinese "picture girls" across the Mexican border for sale to wealthy Chinese bachelors. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Bob Steele
Jack Slade (Mauritz Hugo) and Mary Conway,alias Blanche (Veda Ann Borg), being recognized as known and wanted crooks by deputy marshal Harry Stevens (Steve Clark) and, when he orders them out of town, Slade kills him. His son, Bob Stevens (Bob Steele) and friend Parkford (Hoot Gibson) become U.S. Marshals and proceed to rid the town of the cut-throat gang that has been terrorizing the citizens. favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Bob Steele, Hoot Gibson
AKA The Border Legion Wanted by the law in New York, Dr. Steve Kells (Roy Rogers) heads west and arrives in an area controlled by an outlaw gang known as the Border Legion. When the gang's boss is wounded, they kidnap Kells and force him to remove the bullet. Not allowed to leave and being a wanted man, he joins the gang. Now wanted as a gang member also, he nevertheless plans a raid that will lead the entire gang into a trap. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Roy Rogers
Caxton (I. Stanford Jolley) has broken out of prison and Marshal Eddie Dean has been sent to bring him in. Caxton is known by the polka dot band on his hat and Eddie has Soapy (Roscoe Ates) wear one like it. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Eddie Dean
Hopefully this file represents a quality upgrade from other versions appearing here on the Internet Archive.from Wikipedia;Pride of the Bowery is a black-and-white 1940 film and the fourth installment in the East Side Kids series. It was directed by Joseph H. Lewis and produced by Sam Katzman. It was released by Monogram Pictures on December 15, 1940.Pride of the BoweryTheatrical posterDirected byJoseph H. LewisProduced bySam KatzmanWritten byWilliam LivelyStarringLeo GorceyBobby... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: East Side Kids, Leo Gorcey, Bobby Jordan, Sunshine Sammy Morrison, Monogram Pictures, Sam Katzman,...
Spooks Run Wild is an American comedy horror film and the seventh film in the East Side Kids series, starring Bela Lugosi, Leo Gorcey, Huntz Hall, and Bobby Jordan. Released in 1941, it was directed by Phil Rosen, in his first and only outing in the series, and produced by Sam Katzman (under the company name Banner Pictures). It is based on an original script by Carl Foreman and Charles R. Marion.Directed byPhil RosenProduced bySam KatzmanWritten byCarl ForemanCharles R.... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: East Side Kids, Leo Gorcey, Bobby Jordan, Huntz Hall, Bela Lugosi, Sam Katzman, Monogram Pictures,...
Taken from IMDB: A gang of robbers steals the deed to the Pecos Ranch and kill the family. The young son escapes, and years later he returns to the ranch to find the killers and reclaim his property. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Western
Lynne Reed (Luana Walters) is in danger of being tricked out of her ranch. It's up to Jack and Fuzzy to find the truth. PD - No copyright renewal favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Addison Randall, Fuzzy Knight, Luana Walters, Richard Alexander, Mystic Nights Videos
This is the complete 83 minute version which is much sharper and with a smaller download file than the 80 minute print already here at IA. The Hitchcock touch is readily apparent in this highly entertaining romantic thriller spiced with dashes of wry humor. Good cast and good FX with convincing miniatures. Adapted from Josephine Tey's novel, "A Shilling For Candles." One of Hitchcock's last all-British productions before the start of his Hollywood years. P.S. It's easy to spot Hitch... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: thrillers, romantic thrillers, Nova Pilbeam, Derrick De Marney, Percy Marmont, Edward Rigby,...
Bill Cody (Roy Rogers) and friend Gabby Whitaker (George Hayes) are called on by the US Army to survey the New Mexico territory. Don Regas (Hugh Sothern) is not happy with the survey since he feels that the Army is out to cheat or rob him of his rightful land, but is assured by Cody that all will be fair. The Don's friend Emelio Montez (Trevor Bardette) is actually trying to acquire part of the Don's land since there is a rich gold mine on the property and calls on his half-brother, a renegade... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Roy Rogers, George Hayes
The story concerns a respected judge (Harry Shannon) who is trying to clean up a saloon run by the notorious Belle Bonner (Ona Munson). Belle has discovered some secrets about the judge's past, and she has her brutish accomplices try to frame the judge for some of their own crimes. Deputy Roy Rogers trusts the judge, but his boss does not, setting up a fast-paced if mostly predictable story. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Roy Rogers
Captain Hartford (Bill Cody), sent by the Army to buy horses, is kidnaped and replaced by the gang boss. Rankin (Bob Custer) suspects the Captain is a fake and that he will pay for the horses with a worthless check. He finally finds Hartford but Hartford's guard is too strong and overpowers Rankin and now they are both prisoners. favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Bill Cody
Everyone thinks that bank teller Bob Hunter was a coward during a holdup, so he is fired and joins the R.C.M.P. and gets kicked out . . . it looks pretty bad for Bob . . . favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Charles Starrett, Adrienne Dore, Kenne Duncan, Wheeler Oakman
Roy Rogers has been managing the Bar X ranch for Dorothy (Dale Evans), with the Sons of the Pioneers as ranchhands, and the well-equipped, profitable Bar X is a far cry from the rundown, rocky ranch that adjoins it that belongs to Roy's friend Gabby Whittaker (George Hayes). Cattle broker Ben Bowman (Grant Withers) approaches Roy with a proposition to fleece Dorothy and split the profits, and Roy has a fight with Bowman and his henchman Steve Lacey (Hal Taliaferro). When the girls arrive, Roy... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, Roy Rogers, George Hayes
Frankie (John Darrow), a young prizefighter, wins a fixed boxing match as part of a crime boss's (Matthew Betz) plan to have him build up a following and then have him throw a championship fight. Later, while training, Frankie meets Mary (Merna Kennedy) as she is going to church with her family, and he begins a romance with her. The crime boss orders Frankie to stay away from Mary, while continuing to arrange for Frankie to win more fights. Just before Frankie's fight with the champion, he and... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mickey Rooney
A show troupe, led by Dan Dixon (Joe E Brown) and traveling in a trailer, is stranded in Paraguay. Dan is all set to be booked in the theatres controlled by Don Luis Garcia until the latter discovers Dan is the man who caused him much trouble in a muddy incident on the highway. Things go from bad to badder when local bandito Sancho Ramirez (Leo Carrillo) falls in love with one of the show girls, Charlita (Steffi Duna). Also stars Beverly Roberts Directed by Frank McDonald. Released in 1938.... favorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: actors, comedies, Joe E Brown, Leo Carrillo, Beverly Roberts
A hobo named the Professor and his son, Charlie McCarthy, believe there's money buried in an abandoned house which was previously owned by a fellow named Herbie Larkin. Pretending to be Herbie's brother, the Professor dreams of finding the money by consulting a gypsy fortune teller, who conjures up more than Charlie likes. The reality of the situation eventually sets in. Cast: Edgar Bergen ... Professor Charlie McCarthy ...Charlie McCarthy Christina Graver ... Kamisha, the Gypsy favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Comedy, Short, Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Gypsy, Campfire, Fortune Teller, Hobo
A young fireman hot-shot publicity hound is shunned by his peers until his reckless courage saves the day. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Norman Foster, Joyce Compton, Robert Homans, Aggie Herring
That Gang of Mine is a 1940 film and the third film in the East Side Kids series. Still no Huntz Hall, but Bobby Jordan is an asset. The familiar faces of Leo Gorcey and Sunshine Sammy Morrison are here, and there's another appearance from Dave "Reefer Madness" O'Brien. The director was Joseph H. Lewis, who later directed the archetypal noirs, "Gun Crazy" and "The Big Combo."Hopefully this file represents an upgrade in quality over other Internet Archive... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: East Side Kids, Leo Gorcey, Bobby Jordan, Sunshine Sammy Morrison, Dave O'Brien, Monogram Pictures,...
Lots of biplane action and mystery. A mysterious black biplane, with a large X painted on the fuselage and wings, is shooting other planes out of the American skies. The best fighter pilots from all over the world are invited to a mansion, brought together to team up, locate, and shoot down Pilot X. Pretty quickly, they realize that Pilot X is one of the team members; but which one? I downloaded the source file, from this site; cleaned the pop and hiss out of the audio, and here's the new... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: biplanes, dogfight, 1936, aviation, pilot x, Lona Andre, John Carroll, Leon Ames, mystery
Born To Battle (1935) - Tom Tyler "Cyclone" Tom Saunders (Tom Tyler) is hired by a ranchers' association manager to investigate recent cattle rustling at one of their ranches and to see if a pair of nesters have anything to do with it. After discovering the nesters, Betty Powell (Jean Carmen) and her old father (Earl Dwire), are incapable of rustling, Tom turns his attention to the huge, swaggering bully of a foreman, Nate Lenox (Richard Alexander). favorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Western, B Western, Movie, Tom Tyler